Buddhism Learning Goals: I will know the story of Siddhartha Gautama and the growth of Buddhism because of him. I will have an understanding of the 4 Noble
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BuddhismLearning Goals:I will know the story of Siddhartha Gautama and the growth of Buddhism because of him.I will have an understanding of the 4 Noble Truths in Buddhism.I will be able to clearly list and explain the 4th Noble truth and each of the parts of the 8-Fold Noble Path.
The Three Jewels1) I take refuge in the Buddha (The Way)2) I take refuge in the Dharma (The Truth)3) I take refuge in the Sangha (The Life)
The 5 Precepts (Laws) for Lay PersonsAbstain from harming any living thing.Abstain from stealing (practice generosity)Abstain from sexual exploitation (practice honour and respect) Abstain from lying (practice truthfulness)Abstain from mind altering substances (alcohol and drugs) Practice awareness.
5 Additional Precepts(For monks and nuns)Abstain from eating at forbidden timesAbstain from dancing and musicAbstain from adornment, perfumes, finery, etc.Abstain from using a high seat or bedAbstain from accepting gold or silver
The Four Noble TruthsThe Noble Truth of SufferingThe Noble Truth of the Cause of SufferingThe Noble Truth of the End of SufferingThe Noble Truth of the Path (Noble 8-Fold Path)
Noble 8- Fold PathRemember. SAW CUT MERight SpeechRight Action (listed as conduct in the orange text)Right Work (listed as livelihood in the orange text)
Right ConcentrationRight UnderstandingRight Thought
Right MindfulnessRight Effort